Imagine the Robin Williams character from the movie “Dead Poets Society” teaching Objective C instead

NY Times

This is a school for the creative writing of code

Creative Applications

Among the final student projects: a self-destructing robot, an aura-reading mirror, and a black metal font generator.

Creators projects

Hopefully what we make at School for poetic computation is for people, not computers.

Creative Applications

it’s their sense of whimsy that resonates

Dazed and Confused

a year in, the School for Poetic Computation has already spawned an array of impressive work

Yahoo tech

I was feeling rather grumpy today but was feeling better coming back home because I was high off the inspiration I got from the SFPC Open House

The Zine I Never Made

Zach Lieberman spoke of founding the School for Poetic Computation Brooklyn

they're all involved in questioning how we can make code more poetry and less programming


the founders say they hope to one day make the school free of fees

Fast Company

there is extraordinary effort going on to combine science and arts, bringing tactile, sensorial, physical creativity to the typically cerebral, logical, calculating careers

Huffington Post

There's an amazing elegance in computer code, if you look at it the right way. So why not teach it like that?

Fast co. labs

“I totally agree with what Zachary Lieberman is doing at the School for Poetic Computation — showing the weaknesses of machines (and using computers) not just for entertainment"

The Japan Times